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Syms Corp (SYMS) Chair and CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell


ADVISORY, Sept. 14, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


Representatives from Syms Corp (Nasdaq:SYMS), a leading off-price retailer, will visit NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, Marcy Syms, Chair and CEO, will preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell.


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 3:50 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. ET    


Patricia Boudrot

Office 617-348-7273

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jolene Libretto

(646) 441-5220

Feed Information:

The Closing Bell feed is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. ET on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto (646) 441-5220.

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An audio transmission of the Closing Bell feed is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. ET on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.

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About Syms Corp (SYMS):

SYMS CORPORATION dba SYMS Clothing was founded in New York in 1958 by Sy Syms. For over 50 years, the store has been selling designer and brand-name apparel at off-price. The merchandise is current-season and first-quality, and represents over 200 designer and brand names for men, women, and children. Its Tailored & Tux department carries men's tailored clothing in a wide range of sizes. The company's tagline, "An Educated Consumer Is Our Best Customer®," refers to customers that are knowledgeable about and appreciate quality, fabric, and fit of brand-name merchandise, and know the value of finding these goods at off-price. In 1983, the company became publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange. In April 2008, SYMS moved to the NASDAQ (Nasdaq:SYMS). In 2009, SYMS Corporation acquired FILENE'S BASEMENT. The 100-year-old retailer carries a broad assortment of designer and brand-name fashion apparel for men, women and children, as well as accessories, home textiles, fragrances, fine jewelry and luggage. The original store, opened in 1909 in downtown Boston, became a world-renowned retail icon. Filene's Basement uses the tagline "Where the Bargain was Born." SYMS Corp. currently operates 48 stores in the eastern half of the United States.


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